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Nail biting - Wikipedia

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Nail biting, also known as onychophagy or onychophagia, is an oral compulsive habit. ... Nail biting usually leads to deleterious effects in fingers, but also mouth and more generally the digestive ...

5 Little-Known Dangers of Nail Biting - Mercola

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Jul 26, 2014 ... There are many theories why nail biting is common, but this may actually be harmful to you beyond the emotional effects.

11 Slightly Horrifying Facts That Will Stop You Biting Your Nails

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Oct 19, 2015 ... Back in 2007, Turkish scientists tested 59 people to see whether nail biting had any real effect on transporting bacteria to the mouth.

How to Stop Biting Nails: Scary Reasons to End the Bad Habit ...

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Apr 9, 2015 ... Nail biting does way more than ruin your fresh manicure. From bacterial infections to mental illness, these scary and gross consequences will ...

Why Biting Your Nails Is More Than Just A Bad Habit | The ...

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Aug 18, 2014 ... Biting or picking your nails could also lead to temporary or permanent effects to your actual nail. Torgerson explains that the majority of the ...

Serious health risks from biting your nails will horrify you - AOL.com

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Feb 25, 2016 ... The Medical Effects of Nail Biting There's no doubt that nail-biting is very common -- it's been stigmatized as a bad habit that people train ...

Nail Biting; Etiology, Consequences and Management - NCBI

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Nail biting cannot be managed without considering its co-morbidities, antecedents and consequences. It might be concluded form the reviewed literature that ...

Nail Biting Consequences - Things You Need to Know About Nail ...

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Jun 3, 2015 ... Biting your nails makes your teeth work overtime—all day. It can cause your bite to become misaligned and puts you at a higher risk for ...

Nail biting side effects - OwnDoc

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The side effects of nail biting are injuries to the nail bed and possible permanent deformity of the nails. Nail biting can worsen some existing conditions of the nail  ...